Posts Tagged ‘ Unique ’

Couture with a Conscience

April 12, 2011    |    By +
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Couture with a Conscience

Tra Tutti is couture with a conscience: a one-of-a kind online designer consignment shop, carrying high-end and vintage designer brands, with a philanthropic twist! They donate 20% of every sale to charities chosen at checkout by you. Is there a fashionista/vintagista/activista in your life who loves showing off her vintage finds and inimitable sense... Read more »


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Sound Off

January 12, 2011    |    By +
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Sound Off

These uber cool portable speakers shaped like designer vinyl toys let creative types share their music in style. My personal favorite, Mobi Skully, has that universally trendy and cute kitty skull and bones motif that’s perfect for edgy young guys or girls. Mobi works with various artists to create this line of toy speakers... Read more »


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Apple’s Most Popular App in Plush Form!

December 16, 2010    |    By +
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Apple’s Most Popular App in Plush Form!

If you don’t know what Angry Birds is, it’s a an game application to be played on any smartphone, Droid, iPhone, iPod, or iPad and it has taken the world by storm. The game is easy enough for a child, but addicting enough to keep adults engaged until they collect all of the golden... Read more »


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Guest Guru: My Favorite Gift

December 13, 2010    |    By +
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Guest Guru: My Favorite Gift

Even us Guru’s get stumped sometimes when it comes to finding great gifts. That’s when we turn to the greatest gifting resource of all: the Gifts team, to help us solve our gifting conundrums. This week’s edition of gifting guidance comes from Raina, a product manager by day, and newly minted mother by night.... Read more »


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Hey Dollface

November 30, 2010    |    By +
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Hey Dollface

Tweens and teens love expressing themselves and the YooDoo Doll is a super fun way for them to do just that. It comes with iron on transfers that let them print their own images and create their own custom mini-me from the face to the t-shirt that comes with it. We have one here... Read more »


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What Would You Do for a “Fiverr”?

November 24, 2010    |    By +
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What Would You Do for a “Fiverr”?

I just came across fiverr.com. It’s a totally fun site serving as a one-stop destination “for people to share things they’re willing to do for $5″. There are scores of completely whacky things people will do for five dollars and many of them could certainly be considered “gift-able”. And after a not too terribly... Read more »


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Star in Your Own Romance Novel

November 15, 2010    |    By +
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Star in Your Own Romance Novel

Now people can be the stars of their own romance novels!  These books make amazing gifts for the love bugs in your life.  All you have to do is chose your title, then send in their names, hair color, eye color and a few other details and U-Star will fill the books pages with... Read more »


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Dyson Keeps it Cool

November 9, 2010    |    By +
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Dyson Keeps it Cool

I was lucky enough to test out an “Air-Multiplier” from the folks at Dyson.  Right off the bat, the design makes you say “wow!”  It really looks like more of an art piece than a home appliance – it draws people right too it.  As a fan, it works really well – it can... Read more »


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Kathryn D.W.
Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at Gifts.com. She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

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Gwen is the Editorial Curator at Gifts.com. In addition to writing blogs, she creates gift guides, curates the site, and produces content for our social media channels. As a freelance writer, she created blogs on fashion, art, travel, health and lifestyle. A talented jewelry designer, she's also a yogi and a hospital volunteer with her therapy dog, Lilo, a Pomeranian.